Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

What if Elizabeth Bennet of Pride and Prejudice was a present day video blogger?  Well, Hank Green, co-founder of Nerdfighteria, has created a modernized P&P reboot based on that very question.  Funny, clever, and creative, this web series is worth watching even if … Continue reading

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The inspirational story of Caine’s Arcade

“A 9 year old boy – who built an elaborate cardboard arcade inside his dad’s used auto part store – is about to have the best day of his life.” I’m not going to lie – this video made me … Continue reading

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J.K. Rowling’s new book for adults

The first details about J.K. Rowling’s new book for adults have been released.  The novel is called The Casual Vacancy and will be published by Little, Brown on September 27, 2012.  Here’s the blurb from Rowling’s website: When Barry Fairweather dies … Continue reading

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New Covers and Upcoming Releases in Urban Fantasy

Here are a few of the books I’m most looking forward to this fall.  These urban fantasy series rock and I love the covers for all three of them! Ashes of Honor (October Daye #6) by Seanan McGuire (Release Date: September … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #4

I’ve read some excellent books lately!  Click the links below to read my mini reviews on Goodreads. Silent in the Grave (Lady Julia #1) by Deanna Raybourn – 5/5 The Fault in Our Stars by John Green – 5/5 Cold … Continue reading

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Review: Urban Shaman (Walker Papers #1) by C.E. Murphy

Genre: Urban Fantasy Format: Paperback Publisher: Luna Books (June 1st 2005) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: Seattle cop, Joanne Walker, returns from vacation to have her life turned upside down. She is pursued by a Celtic God, and forced … Continue reading

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Ellen Degeneres reads 50 Shades of Grey

In case you haven’t heard, Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James is an erotic romance that has been sweeping all the bestseller lists lately.  Although I haven’t read the book and don’t plan to, I did get a huge … Continue reading

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